Mpumalanga Blog

Visual meeting between DMRE, Khuthala Environmental Care Grou and Small Scale mining draft policy’s Team

NELLY NKOSIMPUMALANGAERMELO29/07/2021 DMRE was doing a consultation on Artisan and small scale mining and also was responding to all Stakeholders that forwarded their submission on ASM draft policy’s. The consultation was a respond to all the interested and affected parties.KHUTHALA in collaboration with Ermelo Community Artisanal Miners (ECAM) and National […]

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Women living In Mining Affected Communities.

Bongekile ZwaneMpumalanga Carolina18 July 2021,SundayWe currently surrounding by more than 10 mines, which are neighbouring more than 10 farms.Our community faces challenges on a daily base when it comes to mines; most of the women in thearea are single mothers. The only form of income that they have is the […]

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SLP demand

Madadeni Nkomazi MP28/07/2021Benerd Ngomane There is a group of community members at Madadeni in Mpumalanga that approached me and told me that I must join hands with them on pushing the demand for SLP from Nkomati Anthracite mine. They have written a letter to the mine demanding a meeting, scheduled […]

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Abandoned mines causing problems especially blasting

Promise Mabilo Mpumalanga Vosman 28/07/2021 Through blasting some stones goes straight to the community roof tops and f├áll all over the place in the community. Also the operating machines make noise day and night 24/7 and the worse part is that when the mines comes they didn’t do public participation […]

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Abandoned mines a problem

27/07/2021Mpumalanga EmalahleniPromise Mabilo In Mpumalanga Emalahleni in vosman there are a number of mines that are in operation near the community of Vosman In that area they did mine before and leave the area then there were burning sinkholes that started to show up but even though there were these […]

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A dam and wetland sacrificed for a liquor store

2021/06/23Vusi Mabaso (VEM) Emalahleni…VEM Mangweni trust is a settlement in Mpumalanga Province under Nkomazi municipality South Africa.A dam and a wetland whereby cows used to drink water ,community members do washing and children swim during summer has been filled with gravel and turned into a liquor store by a Business […]

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